After winning hearts with her first book ‘The House That Spoke’ teen writer Zuni Chopra is all set to release her second book ‘The Island of the Day Before’.
Her second book ‘The Island of the Day’ is a collection of stories, flash fiction, and poetry.
Zuni Chopra creates a world of fantasy, distinct from other young writers or greats like Neil Gaiman, whose work she admires in this book under Harper Collins’ rights.
Currently Zuni is in Bhutan with her mother Anupama Chopra and sharing few pictures from there proud mother Anupama wrote, ” That moment when you discover your books are selling in Bhutan! Thank you @mountainechoes for the opportunity.”
Later sharing a picture from the conference she wrote, “Nice to see girls soar – @zuni_chopra & @pemapotterhead – the youngest speakers @mountainechoes. Here speaking about discipline, imagination & why they tell stories. #proudmom #TheIslandOfTheDayBefore @HarperCollinsIN”
The small parts of the novel have,
- A little matchstick girl seeks a companion an otter lies in wait for fish in the sea and wonders about humans and their way
- A merchant and a gnome set out on an extraordinary adventure to deal with an
impending war. An island wakes up to a hovering storm and an untold danger.
With The Island of the Day Before, teenage writing sensation Zuni Chopra experiments with subjects and form. This is a work of exceptional imagination from a young, prodigious talent – a rising star in the literary firmament. The book will be available by 25 August 2018.
Zuni Chopra is a fresh, young voice who writes powerful prose. Her first novel The House That Spoke was published in January 2017. She has contributed articles to Vogue India and Hindustan Times.
Zuni has a passion for writing, especially fantasy and poetry, and her favorite authors include Neil Gaiman and Lewis Carroll. Her main source of encouragement and inspiration remains her six dogs.